Research Center - Kansas City

  • Yardi Matrix: Kansas City’s Revival

    Kansas City is striving to transform from its staid Midwestern heritage into a metro more suitable for modern urban living.

    24 January 2017 14:11
  • Yardi Matrix: New Life for Kansas City

    Kansas City might not be top of mind as a spot for urban living, but revitalization projects are luring residents and developers downtown and breathing life into a slow-moving Midwestern market.

    19 July 2016 12:39
  • Three Million-Square-Feet of the Bannister Federal Complex up for Sale

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor One of the biggest real estate transactions in Kansas City history could soon happen as the federal government is searching for a buyer for part of the Bannister Federal Complex. The Kansas City Star reports the sale targets the 3 million square-foot section of the complex where non-nuclear parts for [...]

    14 November 2011 01:35
  • Kemper Arena Will Be Demolished to Make Way for New Financially Viable Facility

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor The American Royal Association and the Kemper family announced plans to tear down Kemper Arena and build a new Agricultural Events Center. Built in 1974, the arena was initially intended to host only American Royal events but it expanded into a full civic arena. The Kemper family provided the land [...]

    06 November 2011 22:50
  • Ford Motor Co. and Governor Jay Nixon Announce Historic $1.1 Billion Investment

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, senior executives from Ford Motor Co., and leaders of the United Auto Workers have announced a historic $1.1 billion investment in the Claycomo facility. Governor Nixon hailed the investment as the rebirth of the American auto industry. The investment will add 1,600 new jobs over the [...]

    28 October 2011 18:39